During Friday, the Culture News could tell that the newspaper Metro - which currently consists of a website and a printed weekend magazine - will close down its journalistic activities, which is now confirmed by the newspaper's publisher and responsible publisher Thomas Eriksson.

- It is true that Metro should close down its journalistic activities, says Thomas Eriksson to the Culture News.

According to data for Dagens Nyheter, the site should instead become a platform for debate where writers should be able to publish articles. But according to Thomas Eriksson, it is still unclear what the plan for the site is or how many services are disappearing.

- I do not know. I am not working from today, he says.

According to information from employees at the newspaper, production stopped already during Friday. The siblings fashion Metro fashion and Metro jobs will continue their business.

The text is updated